The Decade in Dating

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Forum reviews the past decade in dating and the influence of apps and online match-makers on relationship norms. (iStock)

In the past decade, we've gone from relying on meet-cutes and set-ups to "swiping right" in hopes of making a connection. The 2010s provided a renaissance in dating and opened up new opportunities for finding a mate — for better or worse. We'll talk to experts about the state of dating and relating to one another and we want to hear from you: what's your experience with dating and building relationships in the era of websites and apps?


Ashley Fetters, staff writer, The Atlantic

Reuben J. Thomas, associate professor of Sociology, University of New Mexico

Jesus G. Smith, assistant professor of Ethnic Studies, Lawrence University